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About Blackboard

Our Vision

We are education’s partner in change, helping learners, educators, institutions, and companies thrive in a complex and changing environment. Our sights are set on the future.

By innovating together, we help our clients see the possibilities to come.

Our Mission

We understand that the way people learn is dynamic, and that the education landscape is continuously evolving. Our mission is to partner with the global education community to enable student and institutional success, by leveraging innovative technologies and services.

With an unmatched understanding of the world of the learner, the most comprehensive student-success solutions, and the greatest capacity for innovation, Blackboard is education’s partner in change. We are driving the industry to new destinations.

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Who we are 

Institutions, schools, and organisations thrive in the face of change when learner success is at the core. We share this focus on student success in everything that we do.

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Our leadership team shares your passion for learner and institutional success. Learn more about our leadership's diverse background.

Careers at Blackboard

Careers at Blackboard 

With an all-out comittment to our company values and a focus on doing the right thing for our customers, our team is something special.

Corporate Headquarters

We are located in beautiful downtown Washington, DC.

Washington, DC

1111 19th Street N.W.

Washington, DC 20036











Our Awards

When you do something right, people notice. When you do it consistently, they bestow awards. We're excited about the recognition we receive. It encourages us to work even harder and to keep seeking out innovative solutions for our clients. Plus it's a nice ego boost at the end of the day.

2017 Tech & Learning Awards of Excellence winner

2017 Tech & Learning Awards of Excellence 

New Product: Blackboard Classroom

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Campus Technology 2017 Readers' Choice Awards 

First place: Learning Management Systems & E-Learning Platforms

2017 Best Places to Work in Indiana

2017 Best Places to Work in Indiana 

Major Companies Category

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